UNVEILED – Speedlounger 8500 – Relaxed fast sailing redefined.
The yard Alufleet from Kortenhoef, The Netherlands introduces a radical new aluminium built daysailer for self-willed owners. A yacht which distinctive herself. FCY Design is responsible for her very modern lines, remarkable sail geometry, innovative deck layout and enormous lounge cockpit. Shortly, Speedlounger has pushed the envelope in the daysailer market.
The spacious and tasteful interior, equipped with a 2 persons bed in the front, large symmetrical seats/ single beds aft , Nespresso machine and induction cooking is almost a part of the cockpit when the entrance doors and sliding hatch are open; a unique combination between in- and outside space.
Main Particulars Speedlounger 8500
|Overall length||9,45 m||31′|
|Hull length||8,50 m||28′|
|Hull beam||3,08 m||10′ 2″|
|Draft||1,12 m||3′ 8″|
|Deep keel draft||1,60 m|
|Airdraft||12,45 m||40′ 10″|
|Light weight (incl. ballast)||2150 kg|
|Sail area standard||46 m²||495 sg ft|
|Screecher sail area||42 m²||452 sq ft|
|Builder||Alufleet, The Netherlands|
|Design and Naval architecture||FCY Design, The Netherlands|
More information on Speedlounger.com
download Test sail from Zilt magazine
Very spacious self-draining cockpit with wrapped around benches. Comfortable cushions for during sailing,
laying down for a nap or for a drink and eating at the table.
Walk around video onboard the Speedlounger 8500
The SpeedLounger 8500 easy and fast sailing in light weather.
filmed with a drone.
Speedlounger maiden voyage on video